Incident Name: Lanyne Incident
Incident Time:

3:52:00 a.m.

Incident Date: 5-05-2019
Incident Type: Structure Fire
Equipment Assigned:

KCFD: Engines 41, 42; Truck 41; Battalion 4; Safety 6; PIO
BFD: Engines 2, 6, 8; Trucks 1, 7, Battalions 1 

Cause: Undetermined
Injuries: Minor injury to firefighter
Structure Value Saved: $300,000
Structure Value Lost:  $100,00
Total Personnel: 29

Bakersfield, CA

At approximately 3:52 this morning, the Kern County Fire Department responded to the report of a structure fire in the 400 block of Layne Street. The first crew arrived on scene and reported an out building fully involved with fire and threatening the main home and a mobile home behind the residence. The crew made an aggressive attack on the out building and the mobile home which had become involved with fire. Additionally, a grass fire started on the lot where the out building was located due to over grown weeds. A primary and secondary search were completed in all 3 structures and an all clear was given. There was one minor injury to a fire fighter who was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The cause of the fire is under investigation at this time.

The Kern County Fire Department would like to remind all residents to make sure they have safe clearance of weeds and all combustibles from around their homes and properties.

Assisting Agencies: Bakersfield Fire Dept., CHP and PG&E



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